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  (b. 14 April 1617 France   d. 8 August 1691 Champlain, Canada, New France )  

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Antoine DESROSIERS was born 14 April 1617 in France. Antoine DESROSIERS was the child of ?   and   ?

Antoine was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1641.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Antoine  married  Anne LENEUF DU HÉRISSON 24 November 1647 in Québec Province, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Anne LENEUF DU HÉRISSON  was born abt. 1632 in France.  Anne died 16 October 1711 in Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation). 

Antoine DESROSIERS died 8 August 1691 in Champlain, Canada, New France .

Occupation: carpenter

Details of the family tree of Antoine appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? About 30,000 French people set out on the great voyage to New France before 1760. Of this number,...Read MORE...

History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd.
  • 1617 Birth
    14 April 1617
    , France
  • 1641 Arrived in New France
    Arrived around 1641

    Our French-Canadian Ancestors
    Antoine Desrosiers
    By Thomas J. Laforest (Vol. II, Chapter 8)
  • 1647 Marriage / Partner
    Antoine DESROSIERS and Anne LENEUF DU HÉRISSON 24 November 1647, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1650 Birth of Child
    Marie DESROSIERS was born 16 June 1650, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1652 Birth of Child
    Michel DESROSIERS dit DÉSILETS was born 3 September 1652, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1653
    He was captured by the Iroquois on 26 May 1653 at Lac-Saint-Pierre and was rescued 11 weeks later near Lake Ontario. Though illiterate on arrival in Canada, he was self taught and became fiscal manager, trustee and seigneurial judge of Champlain. Source:

  • 1655 Birth of Child
    Joseph DESROSIERS was born 29 July 1655, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1657 Birth of Child
    Jean DESROSIERS DU TREMBLE was born 30 September 1657, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)

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